Category Archives: Badminton

Bengaluru Raptors clinch first PBL title

Bengaluru, 13 Jan 2019: Bengaluru Raptors defeated the Mumbai Rockets 4-3 to power to their maiden Premier Badminton League title here on Sunday. World No. 18 Anders Antonsen lost narrowly to the Bengaluru skipper Srikanth when the two faced off in that battle at the beginning of this week. Any hope of a turnaround was… Read More »

In semis, Bengaluru Raptors face Awadhe, Hyderabad meet Mumbai: Vodafone PBL4

Bengaluru, 10 Jan 2019: A day before facing the table toppers Awadhe Warriors in the semi-finals, the Bengaluru Raptors got a huge boost of confidence by beating former champions Chennai Smashers in front of their home crowd at the Vodafone Premier Badminton League Season 4 at the Kanteerava Indoor Stadium, here on Thursday. Bengaluru skipper Kidambi… Read More »

Badminton teams leave for Asiad

Hyderabad, 13 Aug 2018: Olympic medallists Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu will spearhead the Indian challenge in the badminton events of the Jakarta Asian Games while Kidambi Srikanth will lead the men’s challenge as the teams leave for Indonesia. With a fine CWG 2018 performance coupled with the added responsibility to live up to the soaring… Read More »

Sindhu, Saina, Marin to star in Indian Open 2018; Kidambi top-seeded in men’s section

New Del hi, 30 Jan 2018: Top stars  will be seen in action, including Sindhu, Saina and Carolina Marin as the Yonex-Sunrise Dr. Akhilesh Das Gupta India Open 2018, a part of the HSBC BWF World Tour 500, begins here on Wednesday. Home favourites PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal said that they were banking on their past… Read More »

Hyderabad Hunters win PBL 3 beating Bengaluru Blasters

Hyderabad, 14 Jan 2018: Hyderabad Hunters came from behind to beat Bengaluru Blasters with superb performance from World No.1 women’s player Carolina Marin in the final match on Sunday. Earlier, Bengaluru Blasters took a 3-2 lead with World No. 1 Viktor Axelsen beating Sai Praneeth to give Bengaluru Blasters a crucial edge in the final of the third Vodafone Premier… Read More »